Egina FPSO arrives at LADOL
Total’s massive Egina FPSO vessel arrived at LADOL yesterday. The biggest ship in West Africa, and one of the world’s biggest, it’s 330m long and 34m high. Designed to hold 2.3m barrels of oil. It’ll be moved to an ultra-deep field about 130km off the coast at some stage.
The arrival of the TOTAL Nigeria Egina FPSO to LADOL Free Zone is an historic milestone for industrialisation in Nigeria. Nigerian Ports Authority Managing Director Hadiza Bala Usman was among those that joined LADOL MD Dr. Amy Jadesimi onsite to celebrate.
The Chairman of LADOL, Mr Oladipo (Ladi) Jadesimi, gave a speech to all distinguished guests to welcome the Egina.
NEXIM Bank Chief Executive Abba A. Bello and Executive Chairman Bala M. Bello with LADOL MD Amy Jadesimi admiring Egina from close up.
Jan 25th, 2018
Minister of Petroleum visits EGINA
We were very pleased to welcome Mr Jeff Ewing (MD Chevron Nigeria), Mr Ahmadu Kida Musa (Deputy MD Total E&P Nigeria Ltd), Mr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu (Minister of State for Petroleum) and Mr Nicolas Terraz (Managing Director/Chief Executive of Total E&P Nigeria Ltd) to the Free Zone to mark the arrival of the EGINA FPSO. […]
Health, Safety & Environment Policy
We consider that Safety, Health, Respect for the Environment, Safeguarding of Assets and Quality are essential to the efficient operation of our activities and to our employees, contractors and other stakeholders. We are committed to having an HSE Management System in force, in recognition of the fact that safe operations depend not only on technically […]
Channels TV: Local content funding interview
LADOL Managing Director Dr Amy Jadesimi on was recently interviewed on the Business Morning program of Channels TV to discussing local content and funding of the EGINA FPSO project. Watch the full video below.
GTR Africa: West Africa Trade & Export Finance Conference 2018
Dr. Amy Jadesimi, MD LADOL, was recently a guest speaker at GTR Africa: West Africa Trade & Export Finance Conference 2018. (February 1 and 2 2018 Eko Hotel, Lagos) She spoke on the Topic: Expanding Operations in a Challenging Market Environment. Dr. Amy provided an update on the progress made in expanding LADOL, an in-depth […]
French Delegation visit LADOL
We were very pleased to welcome Ahmadu Kida-Musa, Jean-Michel Guy and Nicolas Terraz from TOTAL Nigeria as well as Consul General Laurent Polonceaux and Ambassadeur Denys Gauer to the Free Zone to mark the EGINA’s arrival Picture from Left to Right 1. Mr Ahmadu-Kida MUSA (Deputy Managing Director Deep Water District – TOTAL E & […]
Egina FPSO arrives at LADOL
Total’s massive Egina FPSO vessel arrived at LADOL yesterday. The biggest ship in West Africa, and one of the world’s biggest, it’s 330m long and 34m high. Designed to hold 2.3m barrels of oil. It’ll be moved to an ultra-deep field about 130km off the coast at some stage. The arrival of the TOTAL Nigeria […]
From inception, LADOL has been committed to attaining and maintaining excellent quality standards. We provide all our relevant interested parties with innovative, high quality sustainable solutions. These quality standards are embedded in LADOLâs ISO9001:2015 compliant electronic management system. Our virtual management system provides us with the tools and data for continuous improvement, and systematic risk […]
OLADIPO JADESIMI, Executive Chairman
Ladi Jadesimi is an Oxford University Graduate in Jurisprudence. A Founding Partner in Arthur Andersen Nigeria and a major Investor in Niger Delta Oil Company, operating marginal field concessions from CHEVRON. With over twenty years’ÃÂ experience in the Nigerian oil and gas sector, Mr Jadesimi has been instrumental in bringing several leading oil majors and […]
MD LADOL launches BSDC “Better Business Better World MENA” report in Cairo.
LADOL MD, Dr. Amy Jadesimi, today attended the launch of the Business & Sustainable Development Commission (BSDC) report “Better Business Better World – Sustainable Business Opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa”; Dr Amy is a founding member of the Commission. “Sustainable Businesses are the single most lucrative opportunities for private sector – generating […]
World Bank Growth Report – Nigeria’s growing economy
Statistics don’t put food on the table. The World Bank named Nigeria as one of the world’s fastest-growing economies, but here’s how it can grow faster. This month the World Bank announced that Nigeria was among the fastest-improving countries to undertake business globally. After years in the economic wilderness, negotiating an unpredictable oil price and […]
LADOL wins Africa Infrastructure Award
LADOL recently took part in the Seatrade Maritime Awards 2017 and was the winner of the Africa Infrastructure Award. These are the awards that everyone in the region wants to win and this was an extremely competitive category. Collected on behalf of Lagos Deep offshore Logistics Base (LADOL) by Mrs Vanessa Stephens, Global Events Director […]
LADOL Sponsors FT Africa Summit 2017
LADOL was a primary sponsor of the recent FT Africa Summit 2017 – what makes Africa work. Too often we focus on Africa’s problems, whether of governance, commodity dependency, poor infrastructure or entrenched poverty. Without taking a rose-tinted view, this year’s FT Africa Summit aimed to shift the focus to what is working in Africa […]
LADOL MD Attends Sustainable Development Impact Summit
LADOL MD, Dr Amy Jadesimi, has recently attended the Sustainable Development Impact Summit at the World Economic Forum in New York. The World Economic Forum (WEF) recognizes that delivering on the ambitions of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris climate agreement will require accelerating public-private cooperation and deploying new technological solutions. So […]
Nigeria – Separating Fact From Fiction, Forbes
LADOL CEO, Amy Jadesimi has written an article for Forbes magazine entitled “Nigeria — Separating Fact From Fiction To Restore A Nation’s Tarnished Image” to try and dispel the inaccurate image of Nigeria portrayed in the world’s media. The Full text of the article can be read below. Running a legitimate private sector company in […]
USTDA hails LADOL as haven for investment
The United State Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has commended the Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base (LADOL) as a safe haven for investment and having great capacity for job creation in the African sub-region. This is coming just as the Federal government as well as Lagos and Oyo states governments have indicated interests in collaborating […]
LADOL logistics base set for expansion
Facing an uphill battle, the privately owned West African free zone and logistics hub Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base (LADOL) has been rapidly expanding over the past 15 years and has established itself as an important logistics base for international oil companies. It now has its long-term sights set on diversifying away from oil and […]
Executive Director speaks at Nigerian Diaspora Direct Investment Summit
Jide Jadesimi, Executive Director of LADOL, was invited to speak at the Nigerian Diaspora Direct Investment Summit (NDDIS) recently held in London. The 4th NDDIS is dedicated to mobilising the Diaspora to set up small and medium scale industries in Nigeria to create employment for young Nigerians to address the issues, to stimulate solutions, to […]
LADOL CEO invited to Afreximbank AGM
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) held its 24th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) in Kigali from 28 June to 1 July with participation by some of Africa’s most high-profile political and business leaders, joined by leading international experts. LADOL Managing Director, Dr. Amy Jadesimi, was invited to the event as a guest speaker. Click […]
LADOL CEO attends G20 Africa Summit
LADOL Managing Director, Dr. Amy Jadesimi, recently attended a G20 conference focussing on the development of Africa and hosted by the German President of the G20 in Berlin. The summit was organised to propose the ‘G20 African Partnership Initiative’ to spur private investment in infrastructure and employment. The Partnership intends to support related political initiatives […]
LADOL continues to mark milestones as deepwater port
Lagos Deep Offshore Logistic Base (LADOL) is awaiting what is considered to be a historic moment in the development of the country’s offshore oil and gas industry. Having fabricated part of the topsides of Total’s Egina FPSO, it will soon receive the completed hull for integration, making it, according to LADOL Managing Director, Dr. Amy […]
- Minister of Petroleum visits EGINA